Featuring Mike Santoro





Gabriel Bello is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, composer, arranger and producer. He has worked in and produced almost every musical style from hip hop to bluegrass.


Gabriel has performed with Alvin Slaughter, Gary Oliver, Ron Kenoly, Geron Davis, Christ Church Choir, Jentzen Franklin, and Rascal Flatts just to name a few.


Gabe's musical influences include Michael Jackson/Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder, Brian Mcknight, Tower of Power, Grover Washington Jr., Fred Hammond, John Willams and many more.


Last year Gabe was in the top two(out of 13) for the position of Musical Director of American Idol winner Carrie Underwood's first tour. This year he received a call from 19 management to come to Nashville and interview for the Kellie Pickler MD position, Gabe was once again among the top two in consideration.


As the 6th and final ingredient to this powerhouse line-up, Gabe is excited to be part of THE STRANGER, and the band is equally as excited and privileged to be associated with such a musical talent and good friend.